Hearing Health Blog

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Hearing Aids Shown to Delay Dementia

When people experience untreated hearing loss, it can impact their brain in a range of ways, none of them positive. That’s why it’s so important that anyone who thinks they might be experiencing any kind of hearing loss gets tested and received the right treatment for the problem. Hearing aids are part of the solution […]

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Is it Normal to Have Occasional Tinnitus?

Many people experience an occasional ringing in their ears, but it does not mean that it will linger forever. These sounds may last only a few minutes. Ringing in the ears that is constant or gets louder over time may be known as tinnitus. You may hear a specific sound, such as a ringing, buzzing, […]

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What Is It Like to Wear a Hearing Aid?

Many people experiencing issues with their hearing find that a dramatic improvement can be made when they begin to use a hearing aid. However, this step can be a challenge for some, especially if they have not worn a hearing aid before and may have questions about what it’s like. The good news is that […]

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What Happens During an Audiologist Appointment?

If you’ve never experienced a trip to the audiologist before, you may be wondering what it’s really like, and what takes place once you get inside the consulting room. You may suspect hearing loss yourself, or be referred for an audiological exam by your doctor. Your appointment will help to determine what, if any, degree […]

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How is Hearing Loss Treated?

Hearing loss can be treated in several different ways, depending on the cause and the severity of the issue. Once your audiologist has evaluated your hearing function and confirmed the diagnosis, a bespoke treatment plan can be created. With extensive training, qualifications and certification, an audiologist is well-placed to diagnose and treat all types of […]

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What to Expect When Getting Fitted for Hearing Aids

When it comes to a successful hearing aid fitting, it is much more than just selecting the correct device for your hearing needs. The hearing aids need to be properly fitted to your ears so that they provide the correct amount of amplification and to also maximize the quality and hearing aid benefit. What happens […]

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What are the Side Effects of a Hearing Aid?

Dealing with hearing loss doesn’t need to be something you have to put up with when you’ve not yet explored the option of a hearing aid. Hearing aids have transformed over the years, and their design and technology are mind-blowing. From the most basic of hearing aids that were clunky and visible, you can now […]

5 Tips for Wearing A Mask and A Hearing Aid

Masks are mandatory to enter most businesses in California. For some, it’s been a simple transition and an easy segway to being able to gain back freedom to visit businesses, get outside, and work. However, for the deaf and hard of hearing, wearing a mask can be daunting. For those who wear hearing aids, it […]